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KRON
Dec 24, 2012 7:00am PST
work win at present obama returns to washington. time is running out to avert the fiscal cliff of tax increases in domestic programs cuts in january. some members of congress are concerned that a deal can't be reached. >> we are going to go over the cliff now because that is what the president wants. you cannot negotiate with someone who does not want to negotiate. >> president obama is and why you right now and will be cutting his vacation short. we will see the taxes go up if we do go over the fiscal cliff. palin a nurses' strike thousands of nurses walked off the job today at nine bay area hospitals. nurses with a center helps halt the bay summit medical center are asking for a negotiated labor contracts and improvement in patient care protections. such as staffing levels, a health benefits, and sick days. strikers a hospital officials want to reduce the number of paid sick days for nurses and technicians while maintaining health care coverage for those who work fewer than 30 hours a week. >> we're looking at power outages this morning all across the bay area. here's a look at
KRON
Dec 10, 2012 7:00am PST
improve. >> just three weeks until fiscal cliff, and president obama and house speaker john boehner had a private meeting at the white house yesterday to discuss the deal. the president and speaker refuse to speak about itself of the meeting. some republican about putting increased pressure on party leaders to rethink opposition to tax hikes on the wealthy and taken it entitled cuts in return. many house republicans refused to support tax hikes under any circumstances. the democrats have been skeptical about rushing through in time or four before the end of the year. >> same-sex couples can now officially tied the knot in washington state. >> yesterday mark the first day that those couples are able to legally marry. there are more than 140 people that registered to marry at seattle city hall. seattle mayor mike mcginn called in a great and joy is a day with a noose rights be recognized. >> we will be right back--a new civil rights being recognized you won't take my life. you won't take our future. aids affects us all. even babies. chevron is working to stop mother-to-child transmission.
KRON
Dec 14, 2012 7:00am PST
. >> president robert obama is meeting privately today with un ambassador susan rice a day after she withdrew her name from consideration to be the next secretary of state. her decision came after weeks of criticism from republican senators and said they'd fight her nomination because our initial assessment of the attack on the american consulate and libya. she said she was using intelligence reports and incorrectly. >> a man convicted of sexually assaulting three women and sampras is cosmo's in this it will learn his fate this afternoon. frederick dozer jr. was found guilty of 25 felony counts including sexual assault, kidnapping and robbery for attacking three women last year. this afternoon he will be sentenced for those crimes intemperances the court room. the teenager who ran over and killed a nine year-old concord girl and her father and injured her sister while there were biking is back in court this afternoon. 18 year-old david rosen has a restitution hearing. on april 7th resin was the country the boulevard in concord when he lost control of his vehicle hitting and killing 4
KRON
Dec 28, 2012 7:00am PST
. >> president obama top congressional leaders will look for common ground to get automatic tax increases and spending cuts from kicking in. >> their only four days to reach an agreement or you as a common goal of the so- called fiscal cliff we are here in washington working all the members of the house of rand representatives are all watching movies and watching the kids play soccer and basketball and doing all kinds of things. they should be here until the president i would be happy to look at whatever he proposes but the truth is we are coming up against a hard deadline and as i said this to the conversation we should add months ago. >> democrats want to extend the bush era tax cuts to everyone except those americans making $250,000 or more year. >> many republicans are made against any tax increases. >> russian president of vladimir putin aside a bill banning americans from adopting russian children. >> the law also blocked dozens of russian children or currently in the adoption process by american families from leaving the country. >> putin says the bill is retaliation for an american la
KRON
Dec 3, 2012 7:00am PST
boehner blames the stall made on the obama of ministration. he says that they are not taken republicans seriously with their plan to close loopholes and limit deductions without raising taxes. the democratic controlled senate has already voted to extend the bush does for and comes under too much of a $50,000 and letting the others expire. moody's is predicting that there will be released a short-term deal reached before the end of the year. >> harris said live look from our roof here on van ness avenue in san francisco. you should enjoy today because there is wet weather still on their way. >> we are watching wall street. it u.s. builders boosted construction spending in october of the most of five months, led by housing. strong all sales from ford and chrysler. u.s. manufacturing shrinks to its lowest level since july of 2009, first month after a recession. this is shaving off the gains that we had. >> delta airlines is in talks to buy a 49% stake in virgin atlantic airways. those shares are currently owned by singapore airlines. the mold is in an effort by delta to boost i
KRON
Dec 25, 2012 7:00am PST
convenient. >>> here's michelle obama. a puppy dog and a kid? they're always going to steal the show. she's reading 'twas the night before christmas at children's hospital in the washington, d.c. area. that's the first dog, her dog, jumped up in her lap. he seemed pretty comfy there. he's not impressed. it's like, yeah, sure, i sit right there, use the first lady as a couch. and he did not interrupt the 7-minute reading session. she said that's exactly what he does at home. and that's always fun when you read to the kids and they have a little dog around. that's very nice. >>> 7:11 is the time right now. we'll be back with more in a couple of minutes. maybe you're waking up and saying hey, kids, let's go to tahoe. let's do a little skiing and snowboarding. here's truckee. you can see the snow piled on the median on the side. snow-covered trees. they're getting more snow. we'u how much. >> welcome back. stormy weather caused a tree bro fall on a san francisco gas station and the awning to fall down too. this is on 17th. happened over the weekend at thn . luckily nobody was hurt. but we did h
KRON
Dec 7, 2012 7:00am PST
the jobs front. >> a month after his reelection. president obama has his highest approval rating in more than a year. an associated press poll finds that the president's rating stands at 57% to highest since may of last year. when a seals killed al qaeda leader osama bin laden. the poll also finds more americans think the nation isdirection. 42 percent say that the country is on the right track and a majority believe is likely mr. obama will improve the economy. >> the u.s. supreme court is scheduled to meet behind closed doors began today to consider reviewing the legal issues regarding same-sex marriage. that includes the challenge to california's controversial proposition 8. if the court refuses to review the prop. 8 case same-sex marriage would be legal in california and same-sex couples could marry as soon as next week. >> san jose firefighters are investigating three alarm fire that ripped through a restaurant. the fire broke out last night around 930 at the pasta pomodoro on san felipe road. authorities say that the restaurant was opened for business at the time of the fire.
KRON
Dec 4, 2012 7:00am PST
that person a phone call. >> is that it has approached present obama is a choice to be the commander in afghanistan. general joseph dunn furred the assistant commandant of the marine corps it will take over as head of the u.s. and coalition forces and afghanistan. he will replace john allen who has been nominated to take charge in europe. alan's nomination is on hold because he is ensnarled in a sex scandal that led to the resignation of cia director david petraeus. california's political watchdog agency has find their sacramento for failing to report donations he solicited for charity organizations. at the fair political practices commission found 25 cases in which mayor kevin johnson failed to file timely reports on the nation's two a nonprofit made at the request of an elected official. johnson has been fined $37,500. the mayor has raised more than $4 million from national organizations, local companies and individual donors for his city initiatives and the nonprofits he supports. >> the oscar grant civil- rights case was back in court yesterday and the ruling against th
KRON
Dec 13, 2012 7:00am PST
week. we have unsettled weather here in the bay area as we take a look at your to obama .com. checking out the conditions in the sierra. we do have some snow. new snow in the past 44 hours tent is to be exact. at tahoe a base of 20 to 69 in.. north star received 6 in. of new powder. a base of 18-64 in.. last the sqwaw 4 in. of snow. 64 to 68 in.. >> we have had several hot spots this morning including the bay bridge. traffic is still having getting into some of his cult not because bac major accidents san francisco. westbound out of richmond getting into oakland for the toll plaza there's more heavy traffic waiting up the incline. if you plan on heading into several cisco leave early or consider bart. that will save you time. avoid the bay bridge is heavy. >> your ride on 92 is doing fine there was a fatal accident this morning the right lane was blocked that is gone. it did not block of traffic. overall it was a good commute on 92 between hayward and foster city. the drive time is of minutes that is a good ride. >> the ride 101 doing fine across golden gate bridge. southdown getting i
KRON
Dec 17, 2012 7:00am PST
tragedy in newtown, connecticut. president obama traveled to new town to come for the families of those killed at sandy hooke elementary. he also took part in an emotional memorial service for the victims last night. we will now go witlive with rene mars mr sh from new town. >> the nation continues to mourn. the first funerals for two of the students will be held today. >> we will never forget. on sunday morning more than 2000 people came out. >> we offer you our tears and our pain. hour anour anger and our sour. >> we will share with you and try to ease this heavy burden. >> the president's stated that more needs to be done to protect our children. >> these tragedies must end. and in that we must change. >> they just told us here in connecticut that both the school and a home where adam used to live will be shutdown and closed indefinitely. they said that they will still be considered a crime scenes definitely for months. he stated that it will be up to the town officials to decide what to do with sandy hooke middle school after the investigators have cleared up. they stated they
KRON
Dec 31, 2012 7:00am PST
. hillary clinton has not even stepped down u.s. secretary of state and president obama has not even been sworn in for his second term but there is already constant speculation as to whether she will run again for the white house. >> of the decision for her on any future bid for president expected in 2013, expect speculation about her future political plans to intensify drought the year. >> a new national survey indicates that the vast majority of democrats, 85 percent in fact, would consider backing her as their party's nominee. >> president obama is pledging to put its full weight behind legislation aimed at preventing gun violence. >> in an envious they would meet the press, obama voiced skepticism about proposals a place apart at schools following the mass shooting in newtown, conn. that killed 21st graders. >> i think the american people are skeptical that some how that will solve our problems. >> in his most is difficspecific remarks about gun violence is the deadly assault at sandy hook elementary school president obama says he still supports increased background checks and ba
KRON
Dec 27, 2012 7:00am PST
this is president obama leading hawaii and now everyone is going to try to reach a deal on the fiscal cliff. >> we are taking a live look here at our mt. tam cam. you can see it shaking around. my favorite shot of the morning with relatively clear conditions. we have high clouds up above but no issues with visibility. today's forecast, expect sunshine and dry and pleasant weather. we'll have some changes and introduce some showers into the forecast which could continue into saturday morning. it looks like we'll be drive by sunday. satellite and radar shows a high pressure is in control for now. we have changes to talk about in my next report. >> speaking of walking you could probably walk across the toll plaza without being hit this morning. traffic is light and no delays coming out of the macarthur maze. east bay freeways are running much lighter than usual. we're still looking at under 25 minutes drive time from the bottle to the golden gate bridge. >> a developing story and walnut creek where there is an officer involved shooting and ended with a suspect being cleat killed. will tr
KRON
Dec 6, 2012 7:00am PST
a tough line on the fiscal cliff as far as the obama resumes contact with house speaker john banner. treasury secretary says that the administration will absolutely let the double whammy take effect as scheduled on less republicans give and to president obama as the man to raise tax rates at all where income levels. geiger says the problem is too big to be solved without raising tax rates on the wealthy. he drew a fierce response from republicans saying that the statement was stunning and irresponsible. egest republic golegest republis ordered protesters supporting and opposing president mohammed morsi to leave the area around the presidential palace that has been the site of fierce clashes. the guard gave broad protesters on both sides time to clear out. >> the death toll from the typhoon hit the southern philippines has climbed to 350 people today. it hit hardest in the southern philippines where entire families were washed away. and the four injured people are still missing. nato has called on north korea to cancel its plans for a second rocket launch. ambassador stated yesterday
KRON
Dec 19, 2012 7:00am PST
in a live report. >> president obama is scheduled to launch a task force. the national rifle association is speaking out. >> we will have details straight ahead. in the bay area we are waking up to cold weather. it is freezing outside. when you lived at napa and vallejo there in the upper 20s. >> temperatures are at 28 degrees but the windshield is that 23 degrees. oakland is at 35 degrees. they have actually warmed up since last hour. the same thing is for hayward. san francisco was the mormon spot at 41 degrees. we do have a freeze morning in affect for the north bay area. there is a frost revisory for the bay shore line and into your east bay until 8:00 a.m.. right now is 7 01 a.m.. >> we are not tracking any hot spots right now. here is a quick bridge check. the toll plaza is not too bad. it is about a 13 minute drive time out of the east shore freeway. it is about 18 to 20 minutes if you are coming from the macarthur mayes. highway 92 has not seen a spike in drive time. you can still get a cross in about 11 to 13 minutes. the golden gate bridge is an easy trip and still
KRON
Dec 12, 2012 7:00am PST
president obama to, with a plan that they can accept for spending cuts and tax revenues. the budget reductions are set to kick in at the end of the year. most of the white house and the republicans are calling for the other side to release what they plan to do. but no side has released any details. the spending cuts will go into effect at the first of the year. many economists stated that it could plunge the economy back into recession. >> bay area knows. the city of lafayette is hoping to have the giant sinkhole that opened up after last weekend's storm repaired by christmas. the city has hired emergency contractors see-seat mires for the job. that sinkho form athe sinkhole r mountain view drive after a storm drain failed. it was initially thought that the road would be closed for the entire winter. >> the cleanup and repairs related to a water pipe break this in a river of mud flowing into a city neighborhood last month was expected to cost about a million dollars. repairs was also be made to the 8 in. water main that cracked open november 13th. city officials said the funding of
KRON
Dec 26, 2012 7:00am PST
october. but let's not forget the reason president obama is returning from hawaii early. the fiscal cliff. consumers are nervous that lawmakers will be unable to reach a deal. >> samsung is seeking a ban on the import and sale of some erickson products and the u.s., escalating a dispute over patent fees. the complaints at the trade commission followed a dispute over mobile technology patents that erickson bought before a u.s. district court after the two sides failed to agree on licensing terms. in november, erickson said the samsung is seeking to drastically reduce the fee it pays to license patents. >> facebook has poked its way into ranks of mobile apps yet again. the social media company put smaller developers on notice last week with a lot of this new poke app for iphone. the app mimics snaped chance, a popular ab with teens that allow users to send images that self destruct moments after the recipient use it. poke immediately rose to #one on the iphone. thanks to the aggressive mobil development and cutthroats competitiveness, facebook owned three of the top-10 iphone apps of
KRON
Dec 21, 2012 7:00am PST
morning. boehner called on president obama to act to avert the so-called fiscal cliff. >> another big store we are following is the weather and holiday travel. here today is anticipated to be the busiest day of travel for s f o. if travelers hope today is better after yesterday's mid what storm that cancel flights across the country. to get you more news faster let's turn to kron 4 sole reporter mike pelton. >> the first raindrops' have begun to fall. 50 total flights have been cancelled. some are just the delays. they're up to about four hours. thousands of people are headed out of town to spend time with their family and friends. >> will you chalet celebrate christmas for a whole week. we normally go out and party and sober with family. >> you just want to get out san francisco for the weekend? >> yes. >> if you are taking to the skies here are some travel tips. please do not read any presents. a security officer will have to inspect your bags. if you are bringing a snow blows you should put in your checked bag. you cannot bring snow blows on the plan because it contains a liqui
KRON
Dec 20, 2012 7:00am PST
. president barack obama is promising to send ideas to congress next month. he is already pushing for lawmakers to reinstate a ban on military-style assault weapons, and close loopholes that allow gun buyers to avoid background checks. he also wants restrictions on high capacity ammunition clips. >> nearly one week since of the tragedy shooting at an elementary school in newtown, conn., the community is coping with a steady stream of funeral processions. today, more children, including six year-old allison wyatt and catherine hubbard, will be laid to rest. yesterday newtown bid farewell to 27 year-old teacher victoria soto. paul simon, who is a family friend of the soto's , performed the sound of silence at her funeral. a newly formed group, new town united is advocating what it calls a sensible gun legislation. >> bay area headlines. the police are investigating materials this morning that were found stored in san mateo home. police and fire officials designated the materials found in the home in the 400 block of parent drive. authorities say that the materials were not stable to mov
KRON
Dec 18, 2012 7:00am PST
does little to address the nation's fiscal issues. carney says that president obama is willing to continue working with the republicans to keep from going over the cliff on january 1st. >> we will be right back. >> and a reporter and his crew held for five days and syria have been freed. nbc news said its chief foreign correspondent, richard in joke, it's safe, unharmed and now out of the country. it says that they were finally free yester day in a fire fight at a checkpoint manned by rebel fighters, which they ran into is that were being mold. nbc said that while the crew was missing, there was no claim of responsibility, no contact with the capers and no request for ransom. >> hawaii's senator daniel enna-way died. he died of a respiratory complications at a washington area hospitals. the 88 year-old was the longest serving senator. he spent 50 years in the senate. >> in nationals court documents say that the gunmen and last week's oregon mall shooting acted weird and had talked about moving and selling his possessions. the roommate says that roberts began selling his belongings
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